LyondellBasell Channelview Complex is an active petrochemical complex located in Texas, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex started commercial operations in 1957 and currently has an active annual capacity of 8.23mtpa. Its capacity is expected to increase to 10.22mtpa in 2030. The plants are operated by LyondellBasell Industries. Buy the profile here.

Key products capacity - LyondellBasell Channelview Complex, 2022

Key products produced in this complex include ethylene, propylene, ethylbenzene, styrene, methanol etc.

Ethylene accounts for 24.2% of the total annual capacity of the complex with 1.99mtpa, followed by propylene and ethylbenzene with 18.7% (1.54mtpa) and 17.8% (1.47mtpa) respectively.

Details of key upcoming projects in LyondellBasell Channelview Complex

The complex is set to add capacity with upcoming plants including LyondellBasell Industries Channelview Ethylene Plant 2 Expansion 2 (0.13mtpa), and LyondellBasell Industries Channelview Propylene Plant 2 Expansion (0.4mtpa).

About LyondellBasell Industries

LyondellBasell Industries NV (LyondellBasell) is a chemical company. It manufactures and sells plastics, petrochemicals and basic chemicals. The company also refines crude oil to convert into refined products such as diesel, gasoline and jet fuel. Its major chemical products include polyolefins and polypropylene compounds, propylene oxide, polyethylene, ethylene, and propylene. LyondellBasell also develops and licenses polyolefin process technologies and provides associated engineering services. The company’s products and technologies are used to manufacture a range of products in various sectors including food packaging, automotive components, home furnishings and construction materials. The company operates in major markets including the US, Hong Kong, Argentina, Brazil, China, India and the UAE. LyondellBasell is headquartered in London, the UK.

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